POP ICON and style maven Kylie Minogue shows she has a real eye for fashion as she launches her first ever eyewear collection, exclusively at Specsavers.
A stunning combination of elegance and edginess, the collection reflects Kylie’s own personal sense of style. Launching in the 8 Specsavers Opticas stores in Spain this February, the range features 24 pairs of glasses and four prescription sunglasses and they are available as part of the two pairs with single vision lenses for 129€ offer.
Our Space Marbella is opening on the 1st of February in the Oasis Business Centre on the Golden Mile with a glamorous launch party. The event will run from 7-10pm and include networking, drinks and canapés, great entertainment, a chance to tour the centre, find out about coworking and meet the team. The event is free to attend and all members of the Costa del Sol business community are welcome.
Our Space Marbella promises to be a breath-taking hybrid of exceptional office services and boutique, collaborative coworking provisions. The centre will provide Marbella based entrepreneurs with 500m2 of futuristic work space, fantastic facilities, a strong business network, corporate wellness and professional development opportunities. As part of the launch they are also offering the first month totally free of charge, to allow businesses to try out coworking for themselves.
The Kempinski Hotel Bahía Wellness & Beauty Centre features a-state-of-the art Fitness Centre including a Technogym Kinesis wall, a Finnish sauna, a steam bath and relaxation area. This January, anyone signing up for a year’s membership will get a free 10-day guest pass to give to friends or family.
Six treatment rooms, each have different themes and are named after the earth’s elements – Terra, Aer, Acqua, Ferrum, Ligna and Flamma. The spa also boasts Southern Spain’s only Bastien Gonzalez Pedi: Mani: Cure Studio and Quartz Sand Table, plus a Spa Suite with two treatment tables and a private Jacuzzi.
The launch of Fontana, 5 new Torras y Seirra designed villas by International developer, Pacific Investments PLC.
Launched with a glamorous party in the presence of Councillor for Development Isabel Mª Pérez Ortiz on the 13th of October 2016, Fontana is a collection of five new, architecturally curated villas, developed by Sir John Beckwith of UK based Pacific Investments, in conjunction with Penna Property Partners. The evening featured a champagne reception, live music and a performance from famous Soprano Laura Wright. Guests included the Marbella Councillor for Development Isabel Mª Pérez Ortiz, Head coach of the National Spanish Basketball Team Sergio Scariolo, journalist Amparo de la Gama and Sir John Beckwith CBE and many more distinguished guests. Fontana promises to be an exceptional development for the most discerning buyers.
On Saturday 5th November, Specsavers Opticas in Marbella will be celebrating their fourth birthday with a special event in store, with music, cakes and cava and a prize draw to win a pair of designer glasses. As part of Specsavers Opticas’ commitment to the Lions Club, local residents are being asked to bring in their unwanted glasses on the day, enjoy the party and make a real difference to people in the developing world who are unable to afford glasses.
Store Director Nerea Galdos explains, “There is always a shortage of glasses in developing countries as they have no medical support, so donations are absolutely vital to people with poor vision. We want to reward people who bring in their old glasses and celebrate our birthday by throwing a fun party with great discounts and prizes, so come and join us and give the gift of sight!”
National Eye Health Week takes place from the 19th to the 25th of September in the UK. This is a campaign to encourage everyone to take better care of their eyes and have regular sight tests. Specsavers Opticas in Spain are taking this opportunity to announce their partnership with the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) to support its vital work, help educate people about eye health and to raise awareness of how regular eye tests can help reduce preventable sight loss.
On the 7th and 8th of September, three renowned Michelin starred chefs cooked together to create a 12 course culinary extravaganza at the 5* Kempinski Hotel Bahia Estepona. Jaume Puigdengolas from Skina, Diego Gallegos from Sollo and Mauricio Giovanini from Messina each cooked four amazing courses and Ana Núñez, Head Sommelier of Kempinski Hotel Bahia expertly paired them with wines.
On the 7th and 8th of September, three renowned Michelin starred chefs will be cooking together at the 5* Kempinski Hotel Bahia Estepona.
Jaume Puigdengolas from Skina, Diego Gallegos from Sollo and Mauricio Giovanini from Messina will create a sumptuous 12 course tasting menu, with each chef cooking four courses. The event will showcase the incredible culinary talent on the Costa del Sol and the amazing local produce of the region and each course will be paired with a wine to complete the gastronomic experience.
Specsavers Opticas have announced the winners of the Spectacle Wearer of the Year Awards 2016. The first prize of €500.00 and a pair of designer glasses has been awarded to Tynesha Dudgeon, who submitted a sassy, fun picture of herself in her oversized black frames. The judges felt the image really expressed her style and how central her glasses were to her identity.
She commented, that she loves her glasses because “They are a great fashion accessory and now everyone wants to wear glasses!”. The judges thought that this was an excellent message and so combined with her fantastic look, they felt she was a worthy winner. Congratulations to Tynesha.
Optical group Specsavers Opticas want to celebrate specs as a fashion statement and great accessory, not merely a visual aid. To highlight and reward the millions of ordinary people in Spain who look amazing in their glasses as well as celebrate their 10th anniversary in Spain, they are running the Spectacle Wearer of the Year competition 2016. People can enter now until the 29th of May via Facebook SpecsaversOpticas and online at en.specsavers.es/loveglasses.
Entrants simply need to submit a recent colour photo of themselves wearing glasses. Anyone from the age of 16 or over can enter and there are five age categories; 16-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-59, 60+. The person crowned the overall Spectacle Wearer of the Year will win 500€ and a pair of designer frames There will also be a semi-finalist from each age category who will each win a pair of designer frames worth 159€.
Specsavers Opticas is part of the World’s largest privately owned optical group which has revolutionised the eyecare industry. Founded 31 years ago in the UK, it is now an International retailer with more than 1,600 stores across 10 countries and is the third largest optical group in the world. Specsavers Opticas benefits from economies of scale and brings low cost, high quality optics to the market. Specsavers arrived in Spain 10 years ago and is celebrating this important milestone in April and May with birthday events, giveaways and special offers. They are inviting the local community to come and celebrate with them at their nearest store.